Paul Kokolus, 84, of Ballietsville, passed away July 7, 2014 in Weston Senior Living, Northampton. He was married to Marjorie A. (Gavlick) Kokolus for 58 years. Born in North Whitehall Twp., he was the son of the late Prokip and Anastasia(Rajtarowska)Kokolus. A graduate of East Stroudsburg University, he received his master's degree from Colgate University. A High School teacher at Passaic Valley High School in Little Falls, NJ for 25 years he continued working as the owner of Kokolus Builders. An army veteran, he served his country honorably during the Korean War. He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Whitehall.
Survivors, Wife, sons, John and his wife Debra, of Coplay, Michael and his wife, Maureen of Summerville, SC; daughters, Patricia wife of Steve Kronman of Montville, NJ; Janet Martin of Venice, FL, Marie wife of James Fischbach of Little Fall, NJ; Barbara wife of Thomas Kolor of Clarence Center, NY; 10 grandchildren; brother, Stanley; sisters, Rose Chromiak, Julie Guthrie. He was predeceased by sisters, Ann, Mary,Victoria, and brothers, John, Michael and William.
Services: Viewing from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m. Thursday, July 10, 2014, Robert A. Hauke Funeral Home, 327 Chestnut St., Coplay,followed by a service at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. Msgr. Daniel J. Yenushosky, officiating. Interment, St. John the Baptist Ukr. Catholic Cemetery, Northampton.